We're thrilled to announce that Orthotic Prosthetic Center (OPC), a long-time leader in prosthetic care throughout Northern Virginia, has merged with MCOP. However, even though their name will be changing, OPC will still operate in the exact same manner it always has, providing the highest level of quality care to clients throughout Virginia.Learn More
Glossary of Terms
Learn about the mostly commonly used terms in prosthetics and orthotics industry.
Knee Ankle Foot Orthosis (KAFO)
Knee Ankle Foot Orthosis (KAFO) is a brace that supports and controls motion at the knee, ankle, and foot joints. The entire system is usually connected, though they can often be used separately as standalone orthotic devices.